Sales & Marketing Greeley, Colorado


Position at Pilgrim's

Purpose and Scope/General Summary: Calling all savvy Marketing Management students!  This semester-long marketing position focuses on giving you practical exposure to the major marketing disciplines inherent to a B2C and B2B business:  Product, Price, Placement, and Promotion.  More specifically, this position will focus within one marketing-specific discipline at Pilgrim’s:  Category Marketing/P&L Management; Innovation & Insights Marketing; E-commerce and Demand Activation; Brand Marketing Management.  Over the duration of your assignment, you will have the opportunity to gain experience via job-shadowing and hands-on interaction how the Marketing discipline advances the Company’s branded product portfolio; facilitating the "Right to Win” across a rolling 3-year timeframe to meet the key performance indicators (KPIs) of the Prepared Foods business unit.  Additionally, you will gain exposure to key cross-functional teams by working closely with Research & Development & Innovation, Regulatory & Nutrition, Culinary, Sensory Science, Market Intelligence, Sales, Operations, Procurement, and Supply Chain team members.



  • Works with mentor to support assigned Marketing KPI objectives. Examples include:
    • Fuzzy front-end marketing innovation assessment and feasibility research and analysis
    • Product concept ideation preparation and support
    • E-commerce dashboard metrics and analysis
    • Promotion content proof-reading and editing
    • Category competitive intelligence data mining and cataloguing
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Current college student in good standing, required
  • B Cumulative GPA for Marketing coursework, preferred
  • Passion for food (Chicken preferred!)
  • Attention and love for the details
  • Curiosity
  • Energized by a challenge and prefers face-to-face communication
  • Comfort with ambiguity
  • Love of Marketing
  • Ability to communicate across cross-functional teams

The applicant who fills this position will be eligible for the following compensation and benefits:

  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, and Dental coverage begin after 60 days of employment;
  • Paid Time Off: sick leave, vacation, and 6 company observed holidays;
  • 401(k): company match begins after the first year of service and follows the company vesting schedule;
  • Base salary range of $20.00 per hour; and

For individuals assigned and/or hired to work in Colorado, JBS and Pilgrim’s is required by law to include a reasonable estimate of the compensation for this role. This compensation range is specific to the State of Colorado and takes into account various factors that are considered in making compensation decisions, including but not limited to a candidate’s relevant experience, qualifications, skills, competencies, and proficiencies for the role.

The Company is dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our team members and visitors. To assist in achieving that goal, we conduct a drug, alcohol, and background checks for all new team members post-offer and prior to the start of employment. It is a job expectation that all new employees are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Those who have, at minimum, the first of a two-dose vaccine in advance of their first date of employment will be required to receive the second dose within the manufacturers recommend timeframe and submit proof of their final vaccination dose once obtained. If you need assistance in obtaining a vaccine, the Company can help schedule you with one of its healthcare partners following a conditional job offer, if one is made. The Immigration Reform and Control Act requires that verification of employment eligibility be documented for all new employees by the end of the third day of work.

About us: Pilgrim’s is the second largest chicken producer in the world, with operations in the U.S., Puerto Rico, Mexico and the U.K. Pilgrim’s processes, prepares, packages and delivers fresh, further-processed and value-added poultry products for sale to customers in more than 100 countries, employs more than 50,000 people and contracts with more than 5,200 family farmers. Pilgrim’s is headquartered in beautiful Greeley, Colorado, at the JBS USA corporate office where our 1,200 employees enjoy more than 300 days of sunshine a year.

Our mission: To be the best in all that we do, completely focused on our business, ensuring the best products and services to our customers, a relationship of trust with our suppliers, profitability for our shareholders and the opportunity of a better future for all of our team members.

Our core values are: Availability, Determination, Discipline, Humility, Ownership, Simplicity, Sincerity